In True ‘Stop and Frisk’ Fashion, New Jersey Police Admit to Targeting Minority Neighborhoods in What They Call ‘Hunting at the Border’ — The Root

In today’s Water is Wet News we find, once again that when police are sent to target civilians at random, black and Latino people will overwhelmingly represent the victimized. The nation saw a prime example of this in the form of New York City’s stop-and-frisk policy which was first overseen by then-mayor and now U.S.…Read…In True … Continue reading In True ‘Stop and Frisk’ Fashion, New Jersey Police Admit to Targeting Minority Neighborhoods in What They Call ‘Hunting at the Border’ — The Root

Commercial Pilot Blames His ‘Anger Issues’ for Writing Racist, Pro-Trump Graffiti In Airport Bathroom — Now He’s Out of Job — Atlanta Black Star

A Florida commercial pilot has lost his job and is facing charges after he was caught writing racist graffiti in airport bathrooms and an elevator. … 344 more wordsCommercial Pilot Blames His ‘Anger Issues’ for Writing Racist, Pro-Trump Graffiti In Airport Bathroom — Now He’s Out of Job — Atlanta Black Star

‘I Was With The Store Owner Until…’: Threats to Burn Down Business Cause Colorado Antiques Store Owner to Discontinue Selling Jim Crow-Era Signs — Atlanta Black Star

An antiques store in southwest Colorado is facing backlash over its sale of racist, Jim Crow-era signs. The store owner insists the merchandise isn’t racist in nature, however, and said she has no plans to stop selling them. 642 more words‘I Was With The Store Owner Until…’: Threats to Burn Down Business Cause Colorado Antiques Store … Continue reading ‘I Was With The Store Owner Until…’: Threats to Burn Down Business Cause Colorado Antiques Store Owner to Discontinue Selling Jim Crow-Era Signs — Atlanta Black Star

Opinion: Here’s why black families have struggled for decades to gain wealth — Nappy Newz

Long history of government policies that facilitated wealth for white Americans but not for blacks A mother and son in New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward. Black History Month has become the time to reflect on all the progress black Americans have made, but the sobering reality is that when it comes to wealth — the […]Opinion: … Continue reading Opinion: Here’s why black families have struggled for decades to gain wealth — Nappy Newz

Kentucky high school girls basketball coach finds racist slur written on his car — theGrio

https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fwoodfordcountyschools%2Fposts%2F10156974579976200&width=500 A Black, girls high school basketball coach in Kentucky had just lost a game and was headed out to his car when he noticed a racial slur written on his rear window. 332 more wordsKentucky high school girls basketball coach finds racist slur written on his car — theGrio

Actor Fabian Basabe Put On Blast For Calling PR Agent A ‘N****R B***H’ During Art Basel Event — Black America Web

Actor Fabian Basabe has fired off a cease-and-desist letter to PR pro Tayo Otiti after she accused him of hurling a racial slur at her during artist Mickalene Thomas’ “Better Nights” show during Miami’s Art Basel. 436 more wordsActor Fabian Basabe Put On Blast For Calling PR Agent A ‘N****R B***H’ During Art Basel Event — … Continue reading Actor Fabian Basabe Put On Blast For Calling PR Agent A ‘N****R B***H’ During Art Basel Event — Black America Web

49ers Suspend Radio Analyst For Comments On Ravens QB Jackson’s ‘Dark Skin Color’ — CBS San Francisco

The San Francisco 49ers have suspended a radio color analyst for remarks he made about Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson regarding the player’s “dark skin color,” the team confirmed Wednesday.49ers Suspend Radio Analyst For Comments On Ravens QB Jackson’s ‘Dark Skin Color’ — CBS San Francisco